The purpose of aftershave is to soothe the skin and close the pores.
The purpose of aftershave is to soothe the skin and close the pores. Alcohol-based aftershaves can help close your pores after a shave.
Should I Use Aftershave Everyday?
If you don’t shave, you don’t have to worry about using an after shave drying your skin, but if you do shave, you don’t have to worry about using an after shave. Alcohol-based aftershaves can help close your pores after a shave. 
Does Lotion Help Shaving?
It is possible to prevent and soothe razor burn by applying a large amount of body lotion or cream to the area that you just shaved. 
Should I Use Aftershave Before Or After Showering?
The efficiency of the shave is the best part about shaving after showering. The steam from the shower causes the skin on our face to open up, giving us easy access to the hair on our head. This is the best option for you if you use a traditional safety razor. 
Do You Put Aftershave On Your Face After You Shave?
Where should you put it? The face and neck are sensitive areas and should be applied after shaving. Its antiseptic properties will help keep the open pores and cuts clean, while its delicate scent will soothe and refresh. 
Frank Harmenstein is the lead editor of the grooming website Cut Throat Straight Razor, and has over 15 years of experience in the industry. He’s personally tested and reviewed over 200 different straight razors, and has written countless articles on the subject.